Cleveland's Premier Adult Rowing Club
Established 1989

Rowing in Cleveland

We have programs that will fit just about every type of rower, new and experienced -- Summer & Fall Rowing Leagues, Recreational, Masters Competitive, and Sculling. Outreach programs include Veterans & Military Rowing League, Para & Adaptive Rowing

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Try Rowing

Never rowed before but would like to give it a try? WRRA has been training Clevelanders how to row since 1989. Learn to Rows are half day instructional sessions that introduce new rowers to the sport on the Cuyahoga River.

Learn to row


WRRA operational costs are not insignificant. Dues and fees alone are not sufficient to cover the cost of all programs. In order to achieve its mission while keeping costs at a sustainable level, WRRA relies on donations -- both on the individual and corporate level. Several options are available to get involved.

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Latest News

We Row In The Rain

June 2, 2017

If you didn't know already, we row in the rain.Practices will continue in the event of rain and teams/coxes/coaches are expected to show up. If there …

Coxing 101 Clinic

April 25, 2017

Saturday, April 29, 2017 -- 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Ever find yourself unexpectedly in the coxswain seat? This clinic, will help you learn the basics and giv…

CRF Safety Notice: Cold Water Rules Lifted Effective Saturday, April 8, 2017

April 6, 2017

After careful monitoring of the current and forecasted air and water temperature, the Cleveland Rowing Foundation Safety Committee has ruled to li…